To this committee shall be referred, in accordance with the rules, all legislative instruments, messages, petitions, memorials and other matters relating to the following subjects:
* Education generally.
* Schools and secondary education.
* School employees, administrators, teachers, bus drivers and others.
* School employees' and teachers' pay, except where an appropriation of state funds is required.
* Colleges and universities.
* Employees of colleges and universities, including pay, except where an appropriation of state funds is required.
* Vocational technical education.
* Employees of vocational technical education schools, including pay, except, where an appropriation of state funds is required.
* College or university agricultural extension service.
* Adult education.
* School lunch program.
* Schools for the Blind.
* Schools for the Deaf.
* Crippled Children's Schools.
* State and public libraries.
* Educational television.